What We Can Help
Late Payments, Short Payments, and Non-Payment
If your contractor keeps on giving you the runaround regarding payment for work you’ve already done, call on a building lawyer to check if they are in breach of their contract. What they are doing is illegal and unfair to you, so take control of the situation!
Payment Claims and Payment Schedules
To ensure that money will continuously flow into your business throughout doing a project, you must properly set up progress claims. The actual payment will be based on a verified percentage of project completion. Our law firm has the expertise and experience to guide you on how to properly craft payment claims and payment schedules for your building business.
‘Due Diligence’ refers to taking reasonable steps in relation to a particular course of action. In a construction contract, it can have a number of more specific meanings. It can place an obligation on the contractor to complete the works with care and with requisite effort.
Adjudication is the legal process for resolving disputes without resorting to lengthy and expensive court procedures. This can be an overwhelming process, but Construction Lawyer Brisbane can guide you through it. We have extensive experience in court proceedings, drafting of submissions and other supporting documents for adjudications and dealing with construction solicitors. You will be in good hands.
Court Work & Debt Recovery
You have the right to enter a court judgement and bring your case to the higher-ups. We can make sure that you are guided and represented well throughout your court process. In terms of debt recovery, we will look over your your contracts and documents to pinpoint exactly where you stand legally. We will prepare claims and schedules, and draft submissions for adjudication to ensure that you will receive the construction payment you rightfully deserve.